Periscope Launches On Android


Following the reveal of Phone Number Support for Periscope, the company has officially announced the latest update coming to its very popular live video streaming app, that it will be expanding the Periscope app on Android devices, while offering them the "best way to start or watch a live video broadcast".

Periscope for Android will be sharing the same core features iOS users are already enjoying, plus a few additional features such as:

  • Material-inspired design
  • High-level control over additional Notification including "First Time Broadcast notifications" and "Share notifications"
  • Resume notification that allows you to keep watching where you left off
  • Replays are saved without requiring the broadcaster to upload a file
Periscope is now available for free on Android phones and tablets. Although the app requires Android KitKat or higher.